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Be Here Now

Fueled by urban energy and natural curiosity, Puget Sound is a leading liberal arts college in the Pacific Northwest, and one of only 40 colleges in the nation included in "Colleges That Change Lives." Come visit us and be here now!

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Be a Logger!

Puget Sound is accepting applications for first-year and transfer admission. Early Decision and Early Action applications are due on Thursday, Nov. 15. Scholarships ranging from $13,000 to $24,000 are available. Start your Puget Sound application through Common Application today!

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Students and families are encouraged to use our financial aid calculator as a guide in planning for college. By using this interactive tool, you can estimate your financial need, understand potential sources of funding, and determine your approximate cost of attendance.

Visit Campus

The best way to get a true sense of the Puget Sound experience is by visiting. Information sessions and campus tours are offered on weekdays, with options to sit in on a class, spend the night in our residence halls, or interview with an admission counselor. Let us know you are coming so we can personalize your visit!

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All Students Numbers Stories Events Campus Videos

Your ticket to The City of Destiny

Flip through the essential guide to Puget Sound

Taking on the World

Puget Sound Students Earn National Fellowships


Puget Sound in Under Two Minutes

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See what's happening on campus

Events Calendar

Campus Life

23 NCAA Division III teams
100+ student-run organizations
$500,000 annual budget for student government

Can't come for a visit? (Really?)

Take a virtual tour.

Listen to our podcast on SoundCloud!

Interviews with professors, students, and alumni

Academics by the Numbers

4 year core curriculum
50 traditional and interdisciplinary programs
1,200 courses offered annually

We Are Here

Learn about Puget Sound's unique location

Students and faculty collaborate in innovative science research

Pacific Northwest institutions unite to examine solar energy


Dare to Pursue Your Dreams

Watch the video. Experience Campus.

Explore the Pacific Northwest with Puget Sound Outdoors

See what adventures we can share


The Puget Sound How To Guide

The How to Make a Decision Episode

Discover Puget Sound Outdoors

Dig an ice cave to sleep in, hike, climb, camp, and much more with Puget Sound Outdoors

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer


Experience Kayak Club first hand!

The view around campus

Photo by Juniper Branscomb '17


Puget Sounds

Discover our renowned School of Music

We Are Here

200,000 Tacoma, Wash. population
35 miles south of Seattle
97 acre campus

Experiencing Asia: A continent as classroom

Discover our nine month PacRim program


Watch the Physics Club launch a weather balloon into near space!

Collins Memorial Library

500,000 books
116 hours open on average week
24/7 access to virtual assistance

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer